Resumption/Retention of Sri Lankan Citizenship (Dual Citizenship)

November 27, 2015 at 12:00 pm

GRANTING OF DUAL CITIZENSHIP – ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE FOR ACCEPTING DUAL CITIZENSHIP APPLICATIONS   Please see the amendment on Processing Fee (April 8, 2015) 01. The existing legal framework...

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August 31, 2015 at 10:00 am

Collection of Biometrics from the Passport Applicants applying through Sri Lanka Diplomatic Missions from January 1, 2018 As per Section 35(a) of the Immigrants and Emigrants Act No 20 of 1948 as amended...

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Residence visa

May 5, 2015 at 3:09 pm

Residence visa is issued to non-Sri Lankans to whom it has been decided to extend residence facilities for the purpose of investment or otherwise, in circumstances where the prescribed authority is satisfied...

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Journalist visa

May 5, 2015 at 3:07 pm

All media personnel visiting Sri Lanka should obtain a visa prior to arrival in Colombo from the Embassy of Sri Lanka. Media personnel visiting Sri Lanka on a media assignment cannot enter Sri Lanka on...

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Diplomatic and Official visas

May 5, 2015 at 3:06 pm

Holders of diplomatic or official passports visiting Sri Lanka for official purposes have to apply for visa at the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Washington D.C. Visas will be issued free of charge by the Embassy...

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Transit visa

May 5, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Please note that if you are not leaving the airport, a transit visa is not required. The applicants themselves or a third party on their behalf can apply for a transit ETA by submitting an ETA application...

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